Metro DC Chapter ATD: Build Your Design Thinking Tool Kit

  • 25 Jun 2020
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Zoom
  • 12


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This session will introduce you to Design Thinking (DT) and prepare you to apply it to your daily practice. Several DT tools will be explored for you to apply in your learning organization.

In this session, you will learn:

  • What Design Thinking (DT) is

  • Mindsets necessary for success

  • Several DT tools

  • Best practices, tips, and tricks to bring DT to practice

Presenter:  Michael Hruska

Michael Hruska is a technologist and design thinking (DT) practitioner with experiences spanning across standards, emerging technologies, learning, and science. He is a former researcher at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Mike provides technology, business model and innovation solutions to Fortune 500, government and startups. He researches, strategizes, designs, and makes advanced technology solutions and products.

Michael’s experience spans the continuum between advanced research on adaptive learning ecosystems and emerging technology solution/product design in a variety of industries. He is the pioneer of Design Thinking processes and tools for learning ecosystem design and xAPI system instrumentation.

Michael is a member of the e-Learning Guild, the Association for Training and Development (ATD), the Society for Applied Learning Technologies (SALT), and the National Defense and Industrial Association (NDIA) and regularly presents at industry events internationally.

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